Fans of comedy troupe Monty Python’s 1979 biblical farce ‘The Life of Brian’ are going to be anxiously waiting until January for the Immaculate Edition’s release. The new version of the fan favourite to be distributed by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Canada has been completely digitally remastered for High Definition Blu-Ray and DVD. Features of the so-called Immaculate Edition include:
- a newly-discovered feature-length recording of the first full-length read through of the script
- a newly-created hour-long documentary
- five digitally-enhanced deleted scenes
- radio spots promoting the theatrical release
- audio commentaries with Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle and Terry Jones, as well as John Cleese and Michael Palin
The new release of this cult classic ships for Blu-Ray High-Def and DVD this January 29, 2008.